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US Supreme Court sides with Google in copyright fight with Oracle over Android code

April 06, 2021 9:21 am

To create Android, which was released in 2007, Google wrote millions of lines of new computer code. It also used about 11,500 lines of code copyrighted as part of Oracle's Java platform.

The math doesn't add up on TikTok's deal with Oracle and Walmart

September 22, 2020 12:51 pm

Just one day after Trump promised “no Chinese involvement,” TikTok owner Beijing-based ByteDance Ltd said it would retain 80% control over the new company.

Looking into Oracle-TikTok deal to ensure no compromise on national security: Trump

September 17, 2020 10:57 am

Last month, Trump signed an executive order to ban TikTok and WeChat by September 15 unless the ownership of the two Chinese companies changed to American.

Oracle-TikTok bid to get national security panel finding today

September 16, 2020 12:40 pm

While details of the agreement between Oracle and China’s ByteDance Ltd. remain under wraps, Kushner expressed optimism that it would clear the administration’s key hurdles.

Oracle wins TikTok over Microsoft in Trump-urged bid: Report

September 14, 2020 11:06 am

TikTok and the White House declined to comment Sunday. Oracle didn’t return a request for comment but has previously declined comment.

Oracle wins deal for TikTok’s US operations

September 14, 2020 9:19 am

TikTok has abandoned talks with Microsoft Corp. to sell its music-video app in the U.S., favoring instead a business partnership with Oracle Corp., people familiar with the talks said.

Oracle in talks to buy TikTok’s US business: Report

August 18, 2020 8:54 am

Oracle Corp has held preliminary talks with ByteDance Ltd. on a potential bid for part of TikTok’s business, seeking to rival a competing bid by Microsoft Corp.

Ex-Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka joins Oracle's board of directors

December 10, 2019 10:32 am

Sikka, 52, is among the world's leading experts in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and would be helping Oracle in the business value and adapt to change, the company said in a statement.

US Appeals court finds Google infringed on Oracle's Java

March 28, 2018 4:59 pm

A US court has ruled that Google did infringe upon copyrights by using Java codes to run its Android software, on which smartphones and many other devices are based.

Oracle wins revival of billion-dollar Java programming case against Google

March 27, 2018 8:52 pm

The US Court of Appelas has ruled in favour of re-opening a case against Google filed by Oracle, which claims that the Android software maker used Java software to build code in violation of copyrights.


Oracle Global CEO calls on PM Modi

February 12, 2016 7:04 am

New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met the Global Chief executive officer (CEO) of Oracle Safra Ada Catz in the national capital. The Oracle Corporation is an American global computer technology corporation that primarily specialises in developing and marketing database software and technology, computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.